Tight Ends/Fullbacks/Special Teams Coordinator
13th year/2nd at NCSU
Earned a B.A. in history from Wisconsin in 2000, and a M.A. in adult, higher and comunity education from Ball State in 2004.
Born in Muncie, Indiana on October 20, 1977. Along with wife Anissa, has a son, Eddie IV (11), and a daughter, Madison Rose (8).
College - A member of two Big Ten championship teams as a running back at Wisconsin from 1996-2000, rushing for 1,064 yards and seven touchdowns in his career. He posted three 100-yard rushing games, including 119 yards in a win over No. 14 Iowa in 1997 as a redshirt freshman. Wisconsin went to five straight bowls during his playing career, including back-to-back Rose Bowls in 1999 and 2000; Professional - Signed a free-agent contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2001 before going on to a pro career with the Edmonton Eskimos of the Canadian Football League.
2012 Wisconsin, 2011 Northern Illinois.
EDDIE FAULKNER'S COACHING CAREER:
|2002||Anderson University||Running Backs|
|2003-04||Ball State||Graduate Assistant|
|2005-08||Ball State||Running Backs/Special Teams|
|2009-10||Ball State||Offensive Coordinator/Running Backs|
|2011||Northern Illinois||Running Backs/Special Teams Coordinator|
|2013-14||NC State||Tight Ends/Fullbacks/Special Teams Coordinator|